Robert E. Glanville

Of Counsel
(716) 847-7019
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Mr. Glanville has a diverse litigation background with experience in pharmaceutical defense, environmental, commercial, antitrust, oil and gas and personal injury law. His principal focus currently is in pharmaceutical defense and the environmental area. The former includes the defense of claims relating to drugs, medical devices and biologics and the latter includes the prosecution and defense of CERCLA cost recovery actions, coordination of PRP group participation and negotiations as well as counseling on environmental compliance and state environmental quality review act issues.

Practice Areas

Admitted to Practice

  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Tennessee
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, D.C. Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Honors and Awards

  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America©
    • Named the Best Lawyers® Product Liability Litigation – Defendants “Lawyer of the Year” in Buffalo, 2020
  • Selected for the Upstate New York Super Lawyers® list, 2007-2018


  • Cornell Law School, J.D., magna cum laude, 1976
  • State University of New York at Binghamton, Harpur College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1972

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
    • Senior Lawyers Division
  • Bar Association of Erie County
    • Appellate Practice Committee
    • Federal Courts, Practice & Procedures in State Court Committee
    • Environmental Law Committee
  • New York State Bar Association